Pseudopygmephorus, Cross, 1965

Khaustov, Alexander A. & Frolov, Andrey V., 2018, A new species, new genus and new records of heterostigmatic mites (Acari: Heterostigmata) phoretic on scarab beetles of the subfamily Orphninae (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae), Zootaxa 4514 (2), pp. 181-201: 193

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4514.2.3

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:06EF10B9-0C0A-4850-8CF6-2F69B07BB642

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/7E2487A4-A542-0E62-59AE-FA59B7121EC7

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Plazi

scientific name

Pseudopygmephorus
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Pseudopygmephorus   sp.1

At present, most species of the genus Pseudopygmephorus   are incompletely described and their correct identification is impossible. Pseudopygmephorus   sp.1 is characterized by its oval stigmata and the slightly rounded posterior margin of the posterior sternal plate.

Material examined. ZAMBIA: 1 female Orphnus giganteus Paulian, Ubemba, 1962   , R.P. Guilleme leg.